UCLG Executive Bureau in Porto Alegre

Wednesday, 10/06/2015 to Friday, 12/06/2015

The UCLG Executive Bureau is set to take place in Porto Alegre (Brazil) from 10 to 12 June. The Executive Bureau meeting will be on the 11th with the committee and working group meeting scheduled for the 10th and 12th. The 10th is the date for a seminar on the way forward for Latin American local and regional government contributions to Habitat III, and on the 11th there will be a Mayors’ Conference on the new Post-2015 Development Agenda, amongst other events.

Also on the 11th, there will be two round table discussions as part of the UCLG political debate. The first will be on the New Urban Agenda and the priorities of the various groups, while the second will focus on cooperation and the lessons learnt from the City Future Project. In the afternoon the Executive Bureau work session will deal with issues of international representation and strengthening the UCLG network, along with the adoption of the Agenda and the Report on the Haikou Executive Bureau.